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Aramco, Total start testing Jubail refinery

Saudi Aramco and France's Total have started testing their new refinery at Jubail, three sources with knowledge of the project said, raising the prospect of full operation of the $14 billion facility ahead of a scheduled start-up in the third quarter of 2013.

September 5, 2012 5:37
 
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Saudi Aramco restart secondary unit at Jubail JV refinery

State oil giant Saudi Aramco restarted a secondary unit at its 305,000 barrels-per-day joint venture refinery with Royal Dutch Shell in Jubail, the joint venture's top executive said on Monday.

August 13, 2012 4:22
 
China oil demand as good as it gets – Clyde Russell

China oil demand as good as it gets – Clyde Russell

China's record crude imports in February are most likely as high as they will go, at least for the coming months, as rising prices, refinery maintenance and slower economic growth curb demand.

March 12, 2012 4:23
 
India’s top Iranian oil buyer plans to cut imports

India’s top Iranian oil buyer plans to cut imports

India's largest Iranian oil buyer plans almost to halve daily imports, industry sources said on Monday, becoming the latest Asian refiner to cut supplies from Iran as Western sanctions make trade with OPEC's second-largest producer difficult.

March 6, 2012 10:49
 
Dubai refinery Al Khaleej buys Indian sugar

Dubai refinery Al Khaleej buys Indian sugar

Recent downward pressure on FOB Indian price; White sugar premium is comfortable for refiners; Refinery's capacity is around 6,000 tonnes per day

February 1, 2012 1:04
 
CNPC, Shell, Qatar to push for $12.6B China refinery

CNPC, Shell, Qatar to push for $12.6B China refinery

Chinese PM attends signing in Doha; Partners push for $12.6 bln China refinery, petchem plant; CNPC could be smoother partner vs Sinopec; Integration, access to fuel marketing key to final deal

January 19, 2012 2:28
 

Aramco, Sinopec set to sign Saudi refinery deal

State oil giant Saudi Aramco will sign a final deal next week to build a new 400,000 barrels per day (bpd) oil refinery in Yanbu with China's Sinopec Group, the company said on Sunday.

January 9, 2012 11:18
 

Oman to up Sohar refining 60 pct by 2015-agency

Sohar expansion planned to be completed by 2015; CB&I Lummus chosen for expansion work

May 18, 2011 3:44
 

Dubai sugar refinery expands during shutdown

The refinery shut on Feb. 1 and is expected to reopen around Feb. 25.

February 21, 2011 3:40
 

Kuwait hopes to seal $9 billion refinery deal in China soon

The project, which was initially approved in 2006, has faced several delays, and is now expected to be concluded by the end of this year.

March 1, 2010 5:14